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81 A nurse is caring for a client who is taking digoxin 0.125 mg PO daily and is at risk for devolving digoxin toxicity. The nurse should monitor the client for an imbalance of which of the following electrolytes because it can increase the risk for digoxin toxicity?A.PhosphataseB.Calcium C.Potassium D.Magnesium 82 A nurse is admitting a client who reports chest pain and has been placed on a telemetry monitor. Which of the following should the nurse analyze to determine whether the client is experiencing a myocardial infraction?
83 A PACU nurse is monitoring the drainage from a client’s NG tube following abdominal surgery. Which of the following findings in the first postoperative hour should the nurse report to the provider?84 A nurse is caring for a client who understands a prescribed surgical procedure but cannot read or write. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?85 A nurse is providing dietary teaching to a client who has heart failure and a new prescription for a 2-g sodium diet. Which of the following client statements should the nurse identify as an understanding of the teaching?A.“I can season my foods with lemon juice.”B.“I should us canned instead of frozen vegetables.”C.“I can use baking soda when I bake.”D.“I should use slat sparing while cooking.”86 A nurse is reviewing ECG rhythm strips for a group of clients. The nurse should identify which of the following rhythms indicates bradycardia?87 A nurse is planning care for a client who has Clostridium difficile gastroenteritis. Which of the following is an appropriate nursing action?88 A nurse is preparing to administer a unit of packed RBCs over 1 hr. Which of the following actions should the nurse plan to take?